Checkpoint is the quarterly members' journal of the Audax Australia Cycling Club.
Checkpoint magazine in overview:
- produced quarterly for distribution to our members
- usually 52–56 pages
- glossy full-colour cover
- standard A4 page size (210mm × 297mm)
- printed mostly in grescale, with four or eight colour 'highlights' pages
Who are our readers?
As at 16 August 2009, our membership was made up of 985 cyclists, with over 66% in Victoria, 21% in NSW, and the balance spread around Australia, with a handful overseas.
Gender: Approximately 76% of our membership is male.
Age: The average age of a member is approximately 49 years old.
Our members are enthusiasts who spend large amounts on their sport. In 2011, about 100 members travelled to France to participate in the Paris-Brest-Paris event.
Advertising in Checkpoint
Advertisers are invoiced prior to publication and receive a proof copy of the issue in which they advertise. All prices include GST.
1 Annual booking rate requires advertisements in four consecutive issues of Checkpoint
2 Artwork for full-page ads may extend to the A4 dimensions of 210mm × 297mm. A minimum 5mm margin is recommended in this case. Spaces for colour advertisements are strictly limited.
Submission deadlines remain the same each year, according to the following schedule:
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Minor changes to the above schedule may occur to allow for timely reporting of major events.
Both full-colour and black & white artwork are acceptable, however please remember that the internal pages of Checkpoint are printed in greyscale.
High-quality PDF is the preferred format, but advertisements can be supplied in PDF, TIFF, JPG or EPS.
Advertising is only accepted in digital format and files should not exceed 5MB in size.
Please contact the Editor/Production Manager to book an advertisement in Checkpoint.